- 17 Apr 2023
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- Updated on 17 Apr 2023
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VMware NSX provides an agile software-defined infrastructure to build cloud-native application environments.
Types of Assets Fetched
This adapter fetches the following types of assets:
Host Name or IP Address (required) - The hostname or IP address of the VMware NSX server.
User Name and Password (required) - The credentials for a user account that has the Required Permissions to fetch assets.
Verify SSL - Select whether to verify the SSL certificate of the server against the CA database inside of Axonius. To learn more, see SSL Trust & CA Settings.
HTTPS Proxy (optional) - Connect the adapter to a proxy instead of directly connecting it to the domain.
HTTPS Proxy User Name (optional) - The user name to use when connecting to the value supplied in Host Name or IP Address via the value supplied in HTTPS Proxy.
HTTPS Proxy Password (optional) - The password to use when connecting to the server using the HTTPS Proxy.
To learn more about common adapter connection parameters and buttons, see Adding a New Adapter Connection.
Advanced settings can either apply for all connections for this adapter, or you can set different advanced settings and/or different scheduling for a specific connection. Refer to Advanced Configuration for Adapters.
- Device types to fetch (required, default: NSX Device) - Select from dropdown the device types that will be fetched with this connection. Supported device types: Cloud Device, NSX Device.
- Fetch firewall rules (required, default: true) - Select this option to enrich devices with firewall rules.
To learn more about Adapter Configuration tab advanced settings, see Adapter Advanced Settings.
Axonius uses the API docs: NSX-T Data Center REST API - VMware API Explorer.
The value supplied in User Name must have the following permissions in order to fetch assets:
- read:firewall_general (optional, required for fetching firewall rules)
This adapter was only tested with the versions marked as supported, but may work with other versions. Contact Axonius Support if you have a version that is not listed, which is not functioning as expected.
|VMware NSX device API V3.1.2||Yes||--|
|VMware NSX device API V2.4||Partial||Some endpoints do not exist.|
|VMware NSX device API V4.0||Partial||Some endpoints are deprecated.|
Supported From Version
Supported from Axonius version 4.8